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Attack of the Griffin

Pattern Category: Greek

Object Type: Dinner and Dessert Wares


  • Diameter: 6 inches

Source: Greek Pattern Source


This pattern is printed in blue underglaze on an indented earthenware small plate. This scene shows a Griffin, a mythical creature, attacking an inhabitant of the river Arimaspias to prevent them from stealing gold from the local mines.

This pattern was introduced in 1806.

Drakard/Holdway Pattern Number P906-14